Kristin Andres, is the Associate Director for Education for the Association to Preserve Cape Cod, the region’s environmental advocacy non-profit organization. Before joining APCC as a staff member, she worked for the town of Chatham as its first Conservation Agent for more than 15 years. In addition to serving on the ELA board, she serves on Chatham Friends of Trees, Friends of Chatham Waterways, and the Pollinator Pathway Cape Cod steering committee. She is the regional liaison for Grow Native Massachusetts and an honorary trustee of the Chatham Conservation Foundation. She writes a biweekly column for the Cape Cod Chronicle on natural history topics.